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About eLibraries Manitoba

Last Updated 2018/07/19

What’s this service called? It’s called eLibraries Manitoba and is a provincially-run service.   Sometimes, the service is referred to as OverDrive because that’s the name of the software used to run it, or Libby, because that’s the name of an app you can use to read or listen to your downloaded books.  On the eLibraries


Borrow from Other Libraries

Last Updated 2019/05/03

If you can’t find what you’re looking for in our library, let us know! We can order books from almost any library in Manitoba using Inter-Library Loans (fILL) – it’s fast and easy, and you just have to ask! Use our Contact Us page to get in touch – leave us the title and author,


Sign Up for a Library Card

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Permanent residents may join the library free of charge with proof of residency. Library card holders’ rights and responsibilities You are responsible for all the materials borrowed on your card and for any charges on items that are overdue, lost or damaged. (See Loan Periods for details). Your library card provides access to licensed databases


Download eBooks and audioBooks from eLibraries Manitoba

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Browse a collection of eBooks and audioBooks and download them to your computer or mobile device; enjoy them right in your browser, or download them to Libby, the eLibraries app. About the Service Compatible Devices eBooks: Downloading to a Computer Downloading to a Tablet or Smartphone Transferring eBooks to an eReader (Kobo, Nook or other


Place a Hold

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Log Into Your Account Click on the My Account link. If you’ve not logged into your account before, see Checking Your Account for instructions. Use the Search Catalogue bar to search for the author or title you want. In the search results, titles that come up will have a little green checkmark on the right


Renew Items

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Log Into Your Account Click on the My Account link. If you’ve not logged into your account before, see Check Your Account for instructions. Items Checked Out Select the Items Checked Out tab at the top of the My Account area to display all of the items you currently have checked out, their due dates, and the


Check Your Account

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Logging Into Your Account Click on the My Account link. Enter Your Username If this is your first time logging in, your username will be your library card number. You have the option to change your username on the Account Summary screen. Enter Your Password You should have been given a password when you received


How To …

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Use the Library Catalogue & Manage Your Account Search the Catalogue and Use My Account Sign up for a library card Use eBooks and audioBooks About the eBook and audioBook service Compatible devices eBooks: download to your computer eBooks: download to a tablet or smartphone eBooks: transfer to an eReader eBooks: download to a Sony